More than 2,000 companies call for lowering emissions using a price on CO2
PARIS -- International business leaders meeting at a two-day summit here have called on governments to sign a global climate deal that leads to net-zero emissions. Their statement was signed by more than 2,000 companies.
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Electric power association pulls out of deal with flagship Southern Co. coal project
An agreement by Mississippi electric power cooperatives to cost-share 15 percent of Mississippi Power Co.'s $6.2 billion "clean" coal plant in Kemper County has been scuttled after the cooperatives' power purchasing entity decided the power to be delivered from the Kemper plant would be too costly.